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question I had while shark trapping

Discussion in 'Builder' started by TryingKAG, May 24, 2019.

  1. TryingKAG

    TryingKAG Builder Stabber

    when I tried to build over the shark, I thought its collision area would also be rectangular, cuz sharks can't rotate, unlike crates
    here it seems that sharks can pass through (1, 5) diagonal gaps, but neither (1, 0) vertical nor (0, 5) horizontal

    so, should I just go by their pixelated sprites?
    (I just started testing stuff in sandbox mode, dunno how to display actual hitbox yet)
    --- Double Post Merged, May 24, 2019, Original Post Date: May 24, 2019 ---
    https://imgur.com/QW1YBLh btw, this is the map I used. When I named it shark.png it overwrote the shark's sprite, lol
    --- Double Post Merged, May 25, 2019 ---
    sry, nvm https://imgur.com/fezRpOV
  2. ... Come again?
  3. TryingKAG

    TryingKAG Builder Stabber

    cuz sharks can pass through (5,0) but not (5,1), the takeaway here is that you only need to intrude [​IMG] (this evaluates to less than 0.1) units into a shark's passageway to block it
  4. open console (home key) and type g_debug=1
  5. TryingKAG

    TryingKAG Builder Stabber

    I found out and posted nvm on May 25, 2019 but thanks anyway
    --- Double Post Merged, Jun 9, 2019, Original Post Date: Jun 9, 2019 ---
    I did check out bison's asymmetrical hitbox, though
    going up this diagonal tunnel was easy, but when I tried going back the way I came by holding 'a', I got stuck, and had to tap 'd' to mirror its hitbox horizontally, letting it slide down

    unless someone on the enemy team is riding bison, I can just agro it, lure it up a tunnel, circle around so I'm below, and it can't chase me down
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